On Aug. 6, 1965, the Voting Rights Act was signed into law. African American voters in rural Wilcox Cty., Ala., able to vote for the FIRST time after the passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, line up in front of a polling station at The Sugar Shack. May, 1966 -IN MY LIFETIME-
This infographic on Suffrage in the United States can be used as an example for students in creating their own infographics (digital or print) on the women's suffrage movement. CCSS: RI.8.7. Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of using different mediums (e.g., print or digital text, video, multimedia) to present a particular topic or idea, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.3 Identify key steps in a text's description of a process related to history/social studies.
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